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Caspar:

see Wise Men of the EastWise Men of the East,
 Magi,
or Three Kings,
men who came from the East to adore the newborn Jesus. Mat. 2. They were the first to tell Herod of the birth. A star (the Star of Bethlehem) had been a sign for them.
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Caspar

, Gaspar
(in Christian tradition) one of the Magi, the other two being Melchior and Balthazar
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Sixty-seven year-old Caspar MacDonald-Hall, who lives in Hampshire, loves fishing and game shooting and is consistently rated as one of the best shots in the country.
Facebook's answer, that this has merely not been done for the time being, is cause for concern that the gravity of the data protection breach" will have a more severe impact, Caspar said.
I hope Danzeno runs well but I like Caspar Netscher.
I estimate that I have spent about 70-100 hours on the project, but my proposal can easily save 100-200 drawing hours per new installation, Caspar estimates.
The CASPAR open source software, however, provides "secure, reliable and cost-effective preservation of digitally encoded information for the indefinite future," according to a CASPAR website.
However, it is unlawful for Facebook to keep information about people who don't use the site or haven't agreed to Facebook's end-user agreement that allows the company to access the personal information of users, Caspar said.
The book is the latest form in which Caspar has used writing as a tool to understand his abusive childhood and help others to express themselves.
In a scene that wastes no time getting to the point, Caspar makes his case to Leo: "I'm talkin' about friendship.
As founder of successful Newcastle production company 21st Century Media, and having recently served as an adviser to the latest James Bond film, Casino Royale, Caspar was well qualified to explain the concept of calculated risk to TH_NK's guests.
The programme gave considerable scope for personal views and reflection, and so speakers included international architectural historians Caspar Pearson, Claude Massu, Pascal Julien, and Fabio Barry, theoreticians including Kari Jormakka from Vienna, and practising architects such as Eric Parry, former RIBA president George Ferguson, and also Swiss architect Walter Hunziker who last year won an international competition for the design of new protective structures and tourist facilities at the famous megalithic temple sites on the island.
The smoke-and-mirrors cues are efficient enough to anthropomorphize some natural feature in almost every picture--a fallen branch like a stick-figure goblin in the right-hand foreground of Lost and Found #2, 2005, the Hulk-like butt of a fallen tree covered in pine needles and moss in Lost and Found #6, 2005--that would then stand in for the missing human figures we'd see in a Gregory Crewdson or a Caspar David Friedrich.
Caspar and Aaron Klug, who then systematically applied what they knew about crystal geometry to classify and predict the structures that many viruses might assume.